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Thursday, July 22, 2010

Frosty in July

Hi all ... it's time for July Blog Hop over at QKR Stampede! The theme this time is Frosty in July ... so hop on over there and let the hopping begin.

My card for the blog hop:
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If you didn't arrive here from Sarah's blog, you don't want to miss what our designers have in store for you! The QKR Stampede Blog Hop starts at www.qkrstampede.blogspot.com.

Here is the Blog Hop order -
QKR Stampede Blog - www.qkrstampede.blogspot.com
Laralee - http://racinggrandmacrafts.blogspot.com/
Ceal - http://simplybeautifulcreations.blogspot.com/
Holly -http://www.glitterstampsandink.blogspot.com/
Carol Lecian -http://www.stampalley.blogspot.com/
Jessica- http://thebugstampinmomma.blogspot.com/
Sarah - http://sarahscrazycreations.blogspot.com/
Desiree - http://www.desireeh1.blogspot.com/
Barb - http://barbsbestcreations-barbgmitro.blogspot.com/
Jerusha - http://www.ilovepapercrafting.blogspot.com/
Chris Dickinson - http://www.chrissyd723.blogspot.com

There will be a Blog Hop prize of a $25- gift certificate!!!

Thanks for joining ... and good luck!

The card also fits a few challenges:

1. CCEE Stampers - sketch + Christmas in July
2. Treehouse - water colouring (used my Derwents and waterbrush)
3. Practical scrappers - embossing (used OLD paper, embossed and sanded) for strips


  1. Love your card, thanks for playing along with Treehouse Stamps!

  2. Precious card, Desiree!!! I like how you embossed and sanded the strips of paper -- a really nice touch!

  3. Desiree this is just too adorable. Love that image and great job on your watercoloring. Thank you so much for playing along with the Treehouse Thursday challenge. Best of luck in the drawing.

  4. This is so cute, love that snowman. I almost used the same embossing folder on the strips, but ended up just using dp. Thanks for joining us in the CCEE challenge.

  5. This is just super adorable!! I love snowmen, and this one is darling!! LOVE the embossed strips too!! Thanks for joining us in our CCEE challenge!!

  6. super cute! I {heart} snowmen

  7. CUTE! Like that PP in the background. Great sewing too!

  8. Great job on that card. Thanks for sharing!

  9. Great job Des........love the strips and how you did them.

  10. Great job! I love how it has that hustle and bustle look that leads up to Christmas. Lots going on, but it all works really well together! Thanks!

  11. Love the embossed strips! Cute card.

  12. Awww, your card is so adorable and I just love snowmen.. Thanks for joining us at Practical Scrappers this week..


  13. absolutely adorable...thanks so much for playing with the CCEE

  14. love this card. He's adorable and that paper is lovely!

  15. Absolutely darling!! Thanks for playing with us at Treehouse Challenge (watercolor)!

  16. Tis the season! Oh so awesome, it makes me feel nice and cool! Nice job and thanks so much for playing along with Treehouse Stamps